Prizes and Scholarships

Prizes and Scholarships
Charles Perkins talking with Aboriginal residents at Moree, February 1965. Source: Wikimedia.

The School of History offers a range of scholarships and prizes to students.

Further information on scholarships offered within the Australian National University is available on the ANU Scholarships page .

 

Undergraduate students

Anne Fraser Prize for American Studies

The prize shall be awarded to the student who, in that year was enrolled in a program leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor in the ANU College of Arts and Social Science.; and achieved the best result, as shown by the award of the highest mark, in any major piece of written work in a first, second or third year courses in American History.

David Campbell Prize

The prize shall be awarded to the student who, in that year was enrolled in a program leading to the award of a degree in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences; submitted the best piece of written work which shows the most promise in the writing of Australian History as a branch of literature.

Lady Isaac Prize

The objective of the prize is to recognise the accomplishments of a student in any one year who achieves the highest final result in a course focussed on Australian history.

Mick Williams Prize

The prize shall be awarded to the student who, in that year was enrolled in a program leading toward the award of a degree of Bachelor with Honours in the ANU College of Arts and Social Science; achieved the best result as shown by the award of the highest mark in the course History IV Honours (HIST4005).

 

Higher Degree Students

Minoru Hokari Scholarship for Australian Indigenous History

The Minoru Hokari Memorial Scholarship is to assist a Higher Degree Research (HDR) student enrolled in an Australian university conduct fieldwork or related research in Australian Indigenous history.

John Molony Prize

The prize shall be awarded each year to a person who: had been enrolled in the School of History in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences; completed requirements for the award of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy of the University in the previous calendar year; and in the opinion of the Selection Committee submitted the best thesis in history.

Allan Martin Award

The Allan Martin Award is a research fellowship intended to assist early-career historians further their research in Australian history. It is offered by the Australian Historical Association.

 

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